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SafeWise Ranks Connell Safest City in Washington State

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A security organization that focuses on community security ranks Connell as the safest city in Washington state. A security organization that focuses on community security ranks Connell as the safest city in Washington state.

CONNEL, WA - A security organization that focuses on community security ranks Connell as the safest city in Washington state.  

The SafeWiseReport released its "50 Safest Cities in Washington" list this week based on the most recent FBI crime data from 2012, population, and other ranking factors, like unique safety initiatives and security programs implemented within the past few years. 

Also on the list from Eastern and Central Washington, West Richland ranks as #6, College Place ranks as #25, Richland is #29, Grandview is #31, Prosser is #33, Pasco is #37 and Kennewick is #48.

To see SafeWise's full list of rankings, and the reason behind each one, click here

"It's great to know the Pacific Northwest offers so many safe communities and breathtaking scenery," SafeWise security analyst Rebecca Edwards said. "With low crime rates and an abundance of community pride, these Washington cities know how to take care of their own."

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